7 Clever Uses for Glue Sticks in the Sewing Room

Have you tried using glue sticks in your sewing room yet? Because they’re slightly tacky, dry quickly and wash out of fabric easily they’re like having extra hands! They’re also inexpensive and versatile. Here are 7 clever ways to get to work and get better results by using this versatile tool to move things along – without having to fiddle with pins or clips!7 clever ways to save time by using glue sticks in the sewing room

Insert a zipper and hold the fabrics perfectly during the process without pins or clips.

7 clever uses for glue sticks in the sewing room

Add an applique for satin stitching using glue to carefully place your pieces.

7 clever uses for glue sticks in the sewing room

Create appliques for topstitching using glue to tuck a tiny seam allowance under your edges

7 clever uses for glue sticks in the sewing room

Piece Bias Tape quickly and without pinning.

7 clever uses for glue sticks in the sewing room

Bind a quilt without clips or pins!

7 clever uses for glue sticks in the sewing room

Add pockets without pinning – BRILLIANT!

7 clever uses for glue sticks in the sewing room

Lastly, while not directly used on fabric in this tutorial, you’ll be able to assemble paper patterns in just a few minutes with a glue stick and a paper trimmer or rotary cutter and a ruler!

7 clever uses for glue sticks in the sewing room


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    • You’ll want the glue to dry before you sew. If your fabrics can handle a warm dry iron, using that will help it dry faster if you’re moving along quickly!

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